The scope of Service for Chiropractic
Chiropractic treatment involves the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the neuro – musculoskeletal system and the effect of these disorders on general health.
There is an emphasis on manual techniques, including joint adjustment and /or manipulation, with a particular focus on subluxation The Practice of Chiropractic includes activities that involve: Physical examination and history taking; Requesting clinical laboratory tests and physiological function tests; Requesting diagnostic imaging tests, consistent with their licence; Treatment interventions designed to correct neurological, skeletal, or soft tissue dysfunction by employing particular chiropractic adjustments and/or manipulations (with particular attention to the spine, skull and pelvis) and applying hot or cold hydrotherapy;
Trigger point therapy;
Dietary and nutritional counseling;